Turkish Cup – Black Queens Suffered Heavy Defeat To Chile In Opening Group B Match

The Black Queens suffered a 3-0 defeat to Chile in their opening Group B match at the 2020 Turkish Women’s Cup on Wednesday.

After a goalless first half, the South Americans shot into the lead from the spot after goalkeeper Fafali Dumeshi went straight into the Chilean attacker.

This was in the 57th minute and two minutes later, Chile doubled their lead from close range after Dumeshi had produced a nice save to stop a goal bound header.

The Ghana defenders were caught ball watching for an opponent to turn it.

Chile profited from defensive blunder to add the third in the 67th minute.

Goals from Karen Araya, Camila Sàez and Daniela Pardo has sent the Chilean to the top of the group B table with 3 points and 3 goals.

Three goals were enough to hand the Chilean female team all the three points in the Gold City Cup.

Coach Mercy Tagoe paraded a strong squad to face their counterparts but could not get the better side in the game.

Ghana’s next match will be against Northern Ireland B at the Gold City Sport Complex on Saturday, 7 March, 2020.

Naa Bardina
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